Earn College Credit with CLEP (College Level Examination Program) Testing

Take a CLEP exam and demonstrate what you already know. Then get college credit.

Madison College is now a DANTES Funded Testing Center. Military and qualifying family members can take the CLEP test free of charge.

Before scheduling your exam, view our CLEP equivalencies to see what scores qualify for credit.

Step 1: Register with CLEP

  • Go to the CLEP website to register for an exam.
  • Select your test and add it to your cart.
  • Add study guides if you wish.
  • Checkout to get your testing ticket.
  • Your CLEP ticket is valid for 6 months. 

Step 2: Schedule a proctor time with Madison College

  • Reserve a testing seat at our Truax campus in Madison.
  • Be sure to select the correct CLEP test when you register.  
  • Testing is available on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • There is a $33.50 proctoring fee for the exam, due when you reserve your seat. 
  • On the day of your exam, bring your testing ticket and a valid photo ID.
Contact the Testing and Assessment Center

Madison Truax Campus
Main Building, D2603

1701 Wright Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53704


Hours vary by campus and testing need

In-Person and Virtual Service Hours through August 15

  • Monday – Friday: 8 am - 4:30 pm